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Empusa

by Hannah Kim, Clarksville Middle School
Empusa was a specter (a ghost-like spirit) in ancient Greek mythology. Empusa devoured and frightened travelers that were found near its sight. It showed no mercy when travelers crossed its path. Empusa was feared by the people that were near its town, and had the reputation of being evil.

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  • Also known as:
    Empousa

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